When White Sands, Alabama, is chosen as the location for an international cat show, cat lovers from all over the world flock to the beach. Jake Novak is disgusted at the idea of people fawning over cats, but his downstairs housemate, Mary Katherine Forrest, is delighted. And when one of the favorite pedigreed cats is kidnapped, the cat-loving world is shocked. Then other favored contestants disappear and Jake is hired to solve the catnapping. As the plot thickens, the friends of Jake and Mary... Topics: Cats, Cat owners, Murder, Cat shows
In the Oregon Territory in the 1850s, a young woman survives a cholera epidemic that destroys the religious community in which she was raised. She needs the help of a drifter to return the surving orphans to their extended families in the East Topics: Epidemics, Orphans, Frontier and pioneer life, Man-woman relationships
"Standing alone in her mother's empty apartment, Afton Burns is startled by the ringing phone, and even more surprised when she finds her father on the other end of the line."--Page 4 of cover Topics: Motion picture industry, Fathers and daughters, Large type books, Fathers and daughters, Large type...
Richard Stuart enlists when tensions build in North Korea; his sister Stephanie begins her first job in journalism; and his cousin Mona regains her interest in acting when she reads "a beautifully written novel."--Cover Topic: Families
From the Publisher: Ever since her mother's death, twenty-two year old Jori Hayden has lived safely under the shelter of her wealthy father. But when the severe economic depression of the 1800s destroys the family's fortune, the Haydens must venture west together along the Santa Fe Trail in search of a new livelihood. With her father in poor health and her Aunt Kate-a dedicated Christian-keeping charge over the younger siblings, Jori hires Chad Rocklin right out of prison to lead their wagon... Topics: Overland journeys to the Pacific, Frontier and pioneer life, Frontier and pioneer life, Overland...
A bitter choice -- A death in a far field -- A midnight intruder -- A fine brace of suitors -- Devil-killer -- Escape! -- The enemy -- An unusual patient -- Husband and wife -- You were made to be loved -- The Messiah -- A gift to an enemy -- A brother is for hard times -- Rachel's song -- A brand-new American -- Jacob's ladder -- One for the kingdom -- A guest for dinner -- The boundaries of love -- General Von Steuben finds a man -- The wrong man -- A fine soldier -- A time to give thanks --... Topics: Hessian mercenaries, Christian fiction, American
A novel of faith and redemption follows Jacob, who, after deceiving his brother, embarks on a journey and encounters God, which forever changes his life, while his daughter, Dinah, discovers that the slave she has purchased is really an aristocrat from Crete Topics: Jacob (Biblical patriarch), Bible, Genesis, Jacob, Jacob